Kiba: The Fangs of Fiction

Wed 02 Mar 2022

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Kiba: The Fangs of Fiction

The Japan Foundation Touring Film Programme 2022.


Dir. Yoshida Daihachi
2020 | 113 mins | Japan
Japanese with English subtitles
Oizumi Yo, Matsuoka Mayu, Sato Koichi


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  • Wed 2 Mar: 6pm

Amid a power struggle within major publishing company Kunpu, cocky industry operator Akira (Yo Oizumi) gets assigned to lead its failing culture magazine Trinity. As new editor-in-chief he enlists the help of earnest rookie editor Megumi (Mayu Matsuoka) and attempts to revitalize the print by securing the commitment of a celebrated author, breaking out new literary talent and taking risks. This A whip-smart, twist-laden workplace comedy anchored by an all-star ensemble cast, offers a comically cynical look at corporate culture that nevertheless celebrates the tenacity of the underdog and was a box office succss in Japan.




VENUE: EXETER PHOENIX, STUDIO 74


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